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The Batman Streaming Release Date for HBO Max Explained

The Batman is coming out in theatres in next week.

February 28, 2022

Matt Reeves’ The Batman is one of the most-awaited superhero films of 2022. After a long wait, we are only a few days away from its theatrical release. However, DC fans wonder when they’ll get to stream The Batman on HBO Max.

Unlike previous films, the upcoming Batman movie will explore the detective side of the vigilante. The movie stars Robert Pattinson in the leading role with Zoe Kravitz, Joffrey Wright, Paul Dano, Colin Farrell, Andy Serkis, and many more.

The Batman premiered in London on February 23rd, 2022, and early reviews indicate that it’s going to be one of the best superhero movies of the last decade. So, it’s no wonder that millions of fans are waiting to experience the film in theatres.

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The Batman Movie Theatrical Release Date

Warner Bros.’ The Batman will have a theatrical release on Friday, March 4th, 2022.

As of now, the film is only getting a theatrical release, so you have no choice but to visit a theatre if you wish to experience it next week. You can buy the tickets for the superhero film on its official website.

The Batman Has a Streaming Release Date for HBO Max

It’s obvious that several DC fans want to watch The Batman on a streaming platform. Well, you’d be delighted to know the movie will come out on HBO Max immediately after its 45-days theatrical run window.

As reported by Comicbook, WarnerMedia CEO Jason Kilar confirmed in an interview with Vox’s Recode that The Batman would be available for streaming on the 46th day after its theatrical release.

So, since the movie is coming out in theatres on March 4th, you can expect it to arrive on HBO Max on April 19th, 2022.

Interestingly, Jason Kilar also confirmed that movies such as Black Adam and The Flash would land on HBO Max precisely 46 days after their theatrical release. In short, 2022 is a pretty good year for DC fans.

Meet the Cast of The Batman

  • Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne/Batman
  • Zoë Kravitz as Selina Kyle / Catwoman
  • Andy Serkis as Alfred Pennyworth
  • Jeffrey Wright as James Gordon
  • John Turturro as Carmine Falcone
  • Paul Dano as Edward Nashton / Riddler
  • John Turturro as Carmine Falcone
  • Colin Farrell as Penguin

Early Reviews Of The Batman Are Out

Before the movie’s theatrical release, some reviews for The Batman are out. Currently, Matt Reeves’ film is sitting at 90 rating on Rotten Tomatoes based on around 144 reviews. On the other hand, the film flaunts a 73 rating on Metacritic with nearly 45 reviews.

The community is praising the movie for the incredible acting from the cast. Apart from that, Matt Reeves’ vision of Batman is more realistic and grounded, making every confrontation more thrilling. For some people, a three-hour-long runtime of the movie was troubling; however, according to early reviews, The Batman doesn’t feel stretched. The film dives deep into the darkness of Gotham City, making every second of the movie worth watching.

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Shivam Gulati
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Shiv (He/Him) is a video game enthusiast who loves exploring everything happening in the gaming community. He enjoys competitive games in particular, even though he loses most of the time. He is an entertainment and gaming reporter at DualShockers.

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